04/17/2015 02:02 EDT | Updated 07/03/2015 09:59 EDT

4 British sailors charged with sexually assaulting woman in N.S.

Four British navy sailors have been charged with sexually assaulting a woman in Nova Scotia.

The Canadian Forces National Investigation Service (CFNIS) charged each man with one count of sexual assault. The accused are:

- Craig Stoner.

- Darren Smalley.

- Joshua Finbow.

- Simon Radford.

"This is a disturbing accusation of sexual assault," said Lt.-Col. Francis Bolduc, commanding officer of the CFNIS. "I'm pleased with the full co-operation provided by the British authorities to support the hard work and diligence of the CFNIS team in responding to this matter."  

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